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Compare 2005 Honda Civic vs 2005 Subaru Impreza Sedan (Natl)

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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
MT DX 32 38 $12,125 $13,260
MT DX SSRS 32 38 $12,353 $13,510
AT VP 29 38 $13,402 $14,660
AT VP SSRSv 29 38 $13,630 $14,910
MT LX 32 38 $14,269 $15,610
MT LX SSRS 32 38 $14,497 $15,860
AT LX 29 38 $14,999 $16,410
AT LX SSRS 29 38 $15,227 $16,660
MT EX 32 37 $16,002 $17,510
MT EX SSRS 32 37 $16,230 $17,760
AT EX 31 38 $16,732 $18,310
AT EX SSRS 31 38 $16,960 $18,560
MT EX SE 32 37 $16,413 $17,960
AT EX SE 31 38 $17,142 $18,760
NGV CVT GX 30 34 N/A $20,910
GX NGV CVT SSRS GX 30 34 N/A $21,760
MT LX SE 32 38 $14,862 $16,260
AT LX SE 29 38 $15,592 $17,060
Coupe MT VP 32 38 $12,490 $13,660
Coupe MT VP SSRS 32 38 $12,718 $13,910
Coupe AT VP 29 38 $13,220 $14,460
Coupe AT VP SSRS 29 38 $13,448 $14,710
Coupe MT HX 36 44 $12,764 $13,960
Coupe MT HX SSRS 36 44 $12,992 $14,210
Coupe CVT HX 35 40 $13,676 $14,960
Coupe CVT HX SSRS 35 40 $13,904 $15,210
Coupe MT LX 32 38 $14,087 $15,410
Coupe MT LX SSRS 32 38 $14,315 $15,660
Coupe AT LX 29 38 $14,816 $16,210
Coupe AT LX SSRS 29 38 $15,044 $16,460
Coupe MT EX 32 37 $15,637 $17,110
Coupe MT EX SSRS 32 37 $15,865 $17,360
Coupe AT EX 31 38 $16,367 $17,910
Coupe AT EX SSRS 31 38 $16,595 $18,160
Coupe MT EX SE 32 37 $16,048 $17,560
Coupe AT EX SE 31 38 $16,777 $18,360
Coupe MT LX SE 32 38 $14,679 $16,060
Coupe AT LX SE 29 38 $15,409 $16,860
Hybrid MT ULEV 45 51 $18,182 $19,900
Hybrid MT PZEV 46 51 $18,319 $20,050
Hybrid CVT ULEV 47 48 $19,094 $20,900
Hybrid CVT PZEV 48 47 $19,231 $21,050
Si MT 26 31 $17,653 $19,320
Si MT SSRS 26 31 $17,881 $19,570
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2.5 Manual RS 23 30 $17,020 $18,245
2.5 Automatic RS 22 28 $17,754 $19,045
2.5 Manual RS w/Sport Pkg 23 30 $17,939 $19,245
2.5 Automatic RS w/Sport Pkg 22 28 $18,673 $20,045
2.0 Manual WRX 20 27 $23,256 $25,045
2.0 Automatic WRX 19 26 $24,173 $26,045
2.0 Manual WRX w/Premium Pkg 20 27 $24,633 $26,545
2.0 Automatic WRX w/Premium Pkg 19 26 $25,550 $27,545
2.5 WRX STi w/Gold Wheels 18 24 $30,263 $32,445
2.5 WRX STi w/Silver Wheels 18 24 $30,263 $32,445
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,125
$17,020
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,260
$18,245
Monthly Payment Estimate
$221 / month
$304 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 32 mpg 23 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 38 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.2 36.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.0 52.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 42.9
Front Hip Room (in) 51.2 53.3
Second Leg Room (in) 36.0 33.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.8 38.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 91.4 87.6
Second Hip Room (in) 49.8 51.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 52.6 52.7
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 175.4 173.8
Height, Overall (in) 56.7 56.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.8 58.3
Wheelbase (in) 103.1 99.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 26.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.5 68.5
Track Width, Front (in) 57.8 58.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - 5.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.9 11.0
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 10.3 x 0.39
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.8 x - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3 x - TBD - 10.8 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System NA 4-Channel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 15.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.1 35.4
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.87 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 38.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.71 16.5
Tires
Front Tire Size P185/70SR14 P205/55VR16
Spare Tire Size Compact T135/70D16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P185/70SR14 P205/55VR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2449 2972
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x - TBD - 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 16 x 4
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 5.2 7.4
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 75
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 356
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas Flat 4-Cyl
Fuel System MPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 110 @ 4500 166 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.7L/102 2.5L/150
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 6100 165 @ 5600
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 38 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 32 23
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11 3.90
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 1.09
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.46 3.45
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.24 1.45
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71 0.78
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.23 3.33
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.87 2.06
Trans Order Code NA NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Honda Civic Sdn Subaru Impreza Sedan (Natl)
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 0.79
Suspension Type - Rear Double wishbone MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Parallel Links
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 32
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.51
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA w/Lower L-Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
 
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